Luna Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from places called Luna in Zaragoza, Araba, and Lleón provinces. Jewish (Sephardic): from the female personal name Luna (Spanish luna ‘moon’).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lena, Lua, Lina, Lona, Lapa, Kuna, Luca, Kula, Lunz, Lana

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Luna Family Origin

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Luna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Luna family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luna. The most common Luna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Luna's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Luna | Data not to scale

Luna Historical Records

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Luna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Luna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Luna in 1944 was 32, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luna

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